There’s always something fun going on at Smith Mountain Lake! During your stay in one of our beautiful rental homes, attend one of the great events at Smith Mountain Lake. Choose from a wide range of events in Smith Mountain Lake and the Roanoke area, from wine festivals to holiday and seasonal events! No matter when you visit Smith Mountain Lake and no matter which event you’d like to attend, you’re bound to have a great time! If you’re staying at a Premier Vacation Rentals home, check with us for any discounts or tickets! To ensure that you don’t miss out on any of the exciting Smith Mountain Lake events during your stay at a Premier Vacations Rental home, check out the list of some of our favorites below. Also be sure to download our free Vacation Guide for a complete list of year-round and seasonal Smith Mountain Lake events and things to do in Smith Mountain Lake.

Don’t Miss These Great Smith Mountain Lake Events


Upcoming Events Upcoming Events for Smith Mountain Lake Regional Chamber of Commerce

  • 07/03/2018 - River Queen Bee Quilt Show
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Traditional and Art Quilts by River Queen Bee members. […]

  • 07/10/2018 - Free Vegetable Canning Workshops:...
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Free Canning Workshops at the Franklin County Public Library’s Main & Westlake Branches:By the end of the summer, are you tired of eating yet another cucumber or squash? If so, imagine winter when you’re without bursting-with-flavor vegetables to make your meals come alive. Learn […]

  • 07/18/2018 - Wildlife Wednesday Cruise
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    All aboard the Virginia Dare for a fun-filled and informative lunch cruise. Join us on the third Wednesday of each month from June through October to enjoy a delicious lunch and tour down the lake to the dam. On the return trip, enjoy a presentation from our park interpreter about the wildlife that […]

  • 07/18/2018 - Geocache Adventures
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Do you like looking for hidden treasure? Then have some fun with us using a GPS system to find a geocache and see the interesting things that lay within. If you are new to geocaching, our interpreter will teach you the basics of using a GPS unit and will help you learn how to navigate to a cache. […]

  • 07/18/2018 - Geocache Adventures
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Do you like looking for hidden treasure? Then have some fun with us using a GPS system to find a geocache and see the interesting things that lay within. If you are new to geocaching, our interpreter will teach you the basics of using a GPS unit and will help you learn how to navigate to a cache. […]

  • 07/18/2018 - Feeding Frenzy
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    […]

  • 07/18/2018 - Evening Drift Canoe Tour
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    As the sun begins to set and the wildlife start to come out of their hiding places, join the park interpreters for a relaxing and fun evening canoe drift on the lake. Open to paddlers of all experience levels.  Space is limited - pre-registration required at our Visitor Center. Registration […]

  • 07/19/2018 - Smith Mountain Lake State Park...
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    […]

  • 07/19/2018 - Amazing Monarchs
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Explore the life cycle of butterflies. Learn what is special about the monarch butterfly. What do they like to eat? Where do they go in the winter? Create your own caterpillar to keep. After the program, be sure to stop by our butterfly garden, at the Discovery Center, and see if you can spot any […]

  • 07/19/2018 - Junior Rangers Ages 7 to 12 -...
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Back by popular request, we'll go canoeing to learn the basic skills to stay safe and enjoy this relaxing pastime. All equipment is supplied by the park. Please bring a water bottle, sunscreen, and hat, or sunglasses. Must wear shoes that will stay on feet, absolutely no flip-flops allowed. If you […]